Given the results of that scene a different example might be a good idea.
Well, hopefully we won't run into anybody who can deflect bullets with his hand.
A democrat would say, if you have a BLASTER you are 93.3 percent more likely to have Lord Vader shove the blaster up your ass than to be able to protect yourself with it. Blasters are evil, ban them.
A-fucking-men. As a reflex: identify the threat, acquire a target, eliminate the threat. And if at all possible, look cool as hell doing it.
Don't forget, Han shot first in the cantina.